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Young TV reporters interview school children, as part of a UNICEF-supported youth media initiative
What is UNICEF’s position on orphanages, group homes, or residential care for children, and on adoption of children for whom family- or extended family-based care is not an option?
Institutions are not - ever - a better environment for children than a loving family. The more we learn about the brain, the stronger the evidence that children should not be placed in institutions.
UNICEF Representative in Cambodia talks about the progress made in Cambodia as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
All children have one thing in common: their rights. The right to life, health, education, protection and play are all fundamental children’s rights that were acknowledged for the first time on a global scale twenty-five years ago, with the CRC.
The Royal Government of Cambodia launches report of Violence against Children Survey and pledges core commitments for action
First-of-its-kind survey in East Asia on violence against children provides data and an opportunity for the Cambodian government, individuals and organizations to take action.
Flying balloon project to raise US$ 1 million for UNICEF arrives in Cambodia
An overland hot air balloon journeying through more than 100 countries is now in Cambodia, and was this morning at Wat Botum Park, lighting up the city skyline, to increase awareness of children’s right to education and to raise funds for UNICEF’s work ar
European Union and UNICEF: building community resilience against floods in Cambodia
EU funds €600,000 initiative to prepare for recurrent floods and reduce related health risks for Cambodian children and their families.
UK model and actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley makes emotional Journey to meet children living in Phnom Penh's urban settlements
UK model, actress and UNICEF supporter, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, posted photos on Instagram of her journey to Cambodia’s capital today to make an appeal filmto be broadcast on the British television channel ITV during Soccer Aid on Sunday, 8 June.
National Day of Prayer and Action to Stop Violence against Children, Cambodia
Cambodian religious leaders, the government, and UNICEF join hands to prevent violence against children through promotion of positive parenting.
UNICEF says 6.3 million Cambodians still lack access to safe water
6.3 million Cambodians cannot access safe water and are at risk of diarrhoea. UNICEF says increased investment in safe water will accelerate Cambodia’s economic and social development.
Evidence for action: Making invisible children visible through data
Twenty five years ago, the world stood together and agreed, as absolutely essential, that greater attention and increased investments be paid to the care and protection of every child in all countries of the world.
National Consultation on Domestic Adoption and Inter-Country Adoption in Cambodia
The new regulatory frameworks and procedures in Cambodia, which benefited from the legal advice provided by the HCCH, establish among others a clear separation of inter-country adoption from contributions, donations and development aid.
Cambodian Teen Nominated for International Video Award
After making a video at a 2012 workshop hosted by UNICEF and Save the Children, 13 year old Chhun Sopheaktra has been nominated for an international award in the Netherlands.
Cambodia's biggest immunization campaign launches new combined vaccine to protect against Measles and Rubella
Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 21 October 2013 - The Ministry of Health today announced the introduction of a new vaccine into the national immunization schedule to protect children against two viruses - measles and rubella - in a single dose.
German Development Cooperation in partnership with UNICEF provide vital supplies to improve maternal and newborn health in Cambodia
KAMPONG THOM, Cambodia, 14 August 2013 – Mothers and their newborns in three provinces (Kampong Thom, Kampot and Kep) will benefit from equipment and supplies to improve their health, funded by the German Government as a result of a partnership...
Breastfeeding is the cheapest and most effective life-saver in history
During World Breastfeeding Week starting today, UNICEF is focusing on breastfeeding as the most effective and inexpensive way of saving a child’s life. But with less than half of all children under six months benefitting from exclusive breastfeeding, stro
KOICA to support UNICEF with US$3.4 million to improve maternal and newborn health among deprived populations in Cambodia
Mothers and their newborns, and children under five in the most deprived areas of Cambodia will benefit from interventions to improve their health thanks to funding of US$3.4 million from the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) under a joint p
UNICEF launches State of the World’s Children report
UNICEF Representative says “See the child before the disability… Inclusion of children with disabilities will benefit Cambodia”
Donation of 14 boats will increase and improve school monitoring in remote provinces of Cambodia
Fourteen boats were today presented for use by District Offices of Education in five Cambodian provinces as part of a programme to improve the monitoring of primary schools in delivering quality education. Ambassador of the European Union Delegation to...
Poor water and sanitation contribute to high child malnutrition rates in Cambodia
This World Water Day, UNICEF in Cambodia emphasises the link between poor drinking water quality, open defecation in rural areas and malnutrition and calls for cooperation and action among government sectors if Cambodia is to have a healthy and...
New UNICEF Representative to Cambodia
New UNICEF Representative to Cambodia, Ms. Rana Flowers today presented her letter of accreditation to H.E Ouch Borith, Secretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation.
Complementary feeding campaign launched in Cambodia
Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA, 27 April 2012 - UNICEF, Government and partners launch a national campaign on complementary feeding for infants, to ensure adequate nutrition.
Child Tracker Bulletin
Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 05 January 2012 - The Child Tracker bulletin has officially launched its first issue. It was published by Cambodia National Council for Children with UNICEF support.